Inna lillahi wa inna ilayhi raji`oon.
To Allah we belong and unto Him do we return.
[dropcap]T[/dropcap]oday a great scholar of Ahlus Sunnah wal-Jama`ah, Shaykh as-Sayyid Muhammad Alawi Al-Maliki Al-Hasani passed on to the afterlife. Janazah will be held for him after Salaat al-Isha prayer tonight at Masjid Al-Haraam, Makkah. He was one of the most learned scholars of hadith and musnad Ahli Bait in our century and a Shaykh of the Ba-Alawi tariqat.
He passed away today before Fajr Prayer.
Please recite surat al-Fatiha for him.
For Shaykh Muhammad’s biography see here
[Reproduced entirely from a forward by Naqshbandi.org]